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´I will be at my desk, pen in hand!´ Trump puts
pressure on Republican senators to ´come
through as they have promised´ on replacement

Daily Mail [UK], by Darren Boyle

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/14/2017 6:05:22 AM

Donald Trump has begun his second day of a visit to Paris, France tweeting about Obama care. The commander in chief, who is in the French capital for their Bastille Day celebration, said Vice President Mike Pence was ´working hard´ on ´HealthCare´ before describing Republican senators as ´wonderful´. Trump then suggested the senators were going to ´do what is right for the people´. Earlier he claimed those same senators ´must´ support his plan ´after all these years of suffering "thru" [sic] ObamaCare´. Trump said he would be sitting at his desk ´pen in hand´ to sign the replacement for the Affordable Health

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Reply 1 - Posted by: winnie1, 7/14/2017 6:16:55 AM     (No. 11318512)

I firmly believe the RINO´s are SABATOSHING our President. Who would that be???? Start with Paul Ryan & Mitch McConnell.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: happy conservative, 7/14/2017 8:57:22 AM     (No. 11318659)

I think we need a new slogan for 2018: DUMP THE DINOSAURS! That would be any congressperson/senator over the age of 75. I´m sorry, not to be bias against age but against roots that go so deep in Washington they don´t even know they represent real people anymore.

The bumperstickers could be state specific--post the picture of your state´s dinosaurs on each one. I´ve had it with the McCains, Feinstein (my personal dinosaur--although word has it she´s retiring to the pasture for old dinosaurs), Pelosi (she´s got to be close)...You know your dinosaur. It could just be anyone who doesn´t understand the 18th century, Constitutional basis for government. These people only understand power and greed.

So sad when a representative government doesn´t understand what "representative" means.

Obamacare is, in the words of our illustrious President Trump, a disaster. The only reason these fools are preserving it is because they own stock in it--even the Republicans, they don´t have to live under it either!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 7/14/2017 12:06:11 PM     (No. 11318868)

I wish Trump would have demanded the Deep State Duo of McConnell/Ryan obliterate the Obamacare Tax from any bill before he signs it.

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